US 278 East wreck near Island West now cleared up

Beaufort County

Traffic was backing up on US 278 at 7:30 a.m. today as a wreck blocked at least one lane of eastbound traffic, law enforcement said.

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office reported the wreck around 7:30 a.m. Bluffton Township Fire District personnel were on the scene assisting victims.

Fire District spokesman Capt. Randy Hunter said there were not serious injuries.

Further details about the wreck were not immediately available.

This story will be updated.

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